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Arctic summit: Trump to make 'right decision for the US' on climate

A person in a polar bear costume holds a sign that says "Rexxon, hands off our motherland", as a group of demonstrators protest U.S. Secretary of State Rex Ti...


Israel Threatens to Evict UN from its East Jerusalem Headquarters

Israel claims Jerusalem as its united capital, while the Palestinians claim the city's east as the capital of their future state. FILE - The Dome of the Roc...


NDP and Liberals running neck and neck in tight BC election

Clark said she is confident that when absentee ballots are counted, they will strengthen the Liberals' margin of victory. "They have some videos on what dem...


French Socialist ex-premier wants to join Macron's movement

The 39-year old former investment banker, who has never held elected office, became the youngest President and occupant of the Élysee Palace. His party chief,...


Experts calling attack biggest in history

Europol, the European Union's police agency , said the onslaught was at "an unprecedented level and will require a complex worldwide investigation to identify ...


DHS considering expanding laptop ban on global flights

Department of Homeland Security officials spoke with airline industry representatives about the electronics ban on Thursday, according to Homeland Security and...


US Crude Oil Inventories Post Biggest Draw since December

The oil nations decided late a year ago on an output cut of 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) to reduce global oil inventories. Iraq and Algeria said Thur...


Relatives of jailed Venezuelan dissident seek global action

Police in riot gear again took control of major roads in the city as a protest movement entered its sixth week. "Eighty percent of Venezuelans want election...


Senate Panel Subpoenas Former Trump Aide Michael Flynn for Russia-Related Documents

Taylor's claim was widely ridiculed, and even the liberal political blog The Daily Kos wrote that Taylor was not a "reputable source" when it came to reporti...


Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer impression hits the streets of NYC

McCarthy, whose impersonation of White House press secretary Sean Spicer for " Saturday Night Live " reportedly angered Spicer's boss (because McCarthy's a ...


At least four dead after train derails in Greece

The driver was in critical condition, TRAINOSE said. "I was sitting on my porch". Authorities are investigating the cause of the accident and traffic has be...


Chibok girls in health checkups before Buhari meeting

According to her, however, the United Nations children's agency remained deeply concerned for the thousands of women and children still held in captivity by ...


Evaluating LA Bid for 2024 Olympics Requires Imagination

The IOC team Friday will continue to Paris to start the French Capital's three-day evaluation that could include a meeting with Emmanuel Macron who will be in...


Nissan says United Kingdom plant hit by cyber attack

A CYBER-ATTACK did not affect NHS systems in Wales, the Welsh Government has said. The attacks that caused the greatest inconvenience were reported in Britain...


Bill defining Israel as a Jewish state gets government backing

The Haaretz newspaper reported on Sunday that if the bill were to become law, Arabic would no longer be an official language and would instead be defined as h...


Ministerial bill recognizes Israel as Jewish nation

Ministers in Jerusalem have confirmed that the new bill has been approved by a cabinet committee, which opens the door for a parliamentary vote. Israel's arab m...


Mnuchin: US partners more comfortable with Trump on trade

When asked if G7 ministers were concerned about the potential for US tax reform to cause the income gap to widen, Secretary Mnuchin said, "Reductions in the hig...


IT notice to AAP over alleged tampering of donation records

Kapil Mishra , who is on an indefinite hunger strike, is demanding that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) divulge details of foreign tours undertaken by five leaders of...


Venezuela opposition blocks streets to protest Maduro's power shakeup

If the constitutional process goes forward, opposition leaders will need to focus on getting at least some sympathetic figures included in the citizens assemb...


Ousted FBI director James Comey is willing to testify

Protesters rally against US President Donald Trump's firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, outside the White House in Washington y...


Donald Trump urges peace between Russian Federation and Ukraine in tweet

The meeting came one day after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey with a letter that said it was "essential that we find new leadership for the FBI that resto...


Palestinian president hopeful after talks with Trump

US President Donald Trump has boldly stated his desire to do "whatever is necessary" to achieve a lasting peace deal in the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian con...


Apple, Google, Unilever Urge White House to Make Good on Paris Agreements

Donald Trump pledged during the presidential campaign to renegotiate the accord, but he has wavered on the issue since winning the presidency. According to ...


Japan gets Ireland and Scotland at 2019 Rugby World Cup

Japan will play Ireland, Scotland, and qualifiers Europe 1 and the victor of the Europe/Oceania playoff at Rugby World Cup 2019, following Wednesday's draw at ...


North Korea fires unidentified projectile, says South

The launch took place at a region named Kusong which is located northwest of the capital, Pyongyang, where the North previously test-launched its intermediate-r...


Trump preparing certified letter attesting to no Russian Federation ties

Clapper's response was definitely not a no. In testimony before the House intelligence committee in March, Comey testified that the FBI was investigating poss...


Protesting AAP places 3 demands before EC over EVM row

Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today triggered a fresh controversy with its live demonstration on the floor of the state Assembly in its step by step guid...


Only three days needed to hack EVMs across Delhi, says Manish Sisodia

It met EC officials and handed over a letter addressed to Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi. "Reacting to the demonstration, the poll panel said the machine u...


EVM row: EC to meet political parties to discuss on hackathon

Interestingly, senior EC functionaries have objected to description of the upcoming EVM challenge as a "hackathon", arguing that it is not possible to hack EVMs...


Conclusion of the London Somalia Conference

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, a USA dual national elected in February, says he held a bilateral meeting with Mattis at the London conference and ...


German president: Israeli-Palestinian peace 'truly urgent'

Especially under Prime Minister Modi, the government has a strong character, and they could play a part in the (Israel-Palestine) resolution,"Ambassador Alhaija...


Punjab Board PSEB Class 12 Result 2017 to be Declared @ pseb

The result will be declared on the official website pseb .ac.in and on the alternate website of Indiaresults. Considering the general trend, the Punjab Board...


Nets Hype Testimony of Sally Yates

Clapper concurred with Yates that if Flynn lied about his conversations with Kislyak, and the Russians knew it, they could blackmail him over it. Mr Obama and...


South Korea's new president moves to soothe tensions with China

China says the system does little to curb the threat posed by North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes, which Pyongyang has been pressing ahead with in defi...


Trump says pick for next Federal Bureau of Investigation director could be announced within days

Mike Rogers (R-Mich.), and Sen. Defence lawyer Alice Fisher was the first candidate interviewed at the justice department, United States media report . @FB...